Club director devotes long hours helping youths succeed

HARLINGEN — Building futures, one kid at a time. That seems to be Sophia Cantu’s mission as director at the LeMoyne Gardens unit of the...

Wind chill advisory for tonight, arctic front on the way

An arctic cold front is moving towards South Texas later this evening and it will be followed by very strong north winds that will...

Hollywood in Harlingen: Movie on migrant debate filming here

HARLINGEN — Adrieanna Aparicio was stunned to find out a Hollywood film crew is shooting a movie in town. “Oh, wow!” Aparicio, a retail saleswoman,...

Rio Hondo ISD Police creates haunted house

RIO HONDO — An array of free candy and goodies are distributed by Rio Hondo Independent School District Police Department. In collaboration with the annual...

Harlingen vies for All-America City Award

HARLINGEN — Five years ago, Harlingen became one of Texas’ few cities to launch a Mayor’s Wellness Council. Soon, Healthy Harlingen was born to combat...

Judge dismisses tax hike challenge

HARLINGEN — Former City Commissioner Robert Leftwich says he will appeal yesterday’s dismissal of his challenge to the city’s recent 4-cent tax hike. In a...

Locked In: Lady Hawks sweep Lady Cards, clinch playoff spot

HARLINGEN — Harlingen South is heading back to the volleyball playoffs for a second straight season. The Lady Hawks completed the season sweep over crosstown...

First Community Bank celebrates 40 years of Valley banking

HARLINGEN — For a fortieth anniversary, the traditional gift is rubies. Customers of First Community Bank were happy to make do yesterday with hot dogs...

Early voting continues in the Nov. 5 election

Early voting continues for the Nov. 5 election where registered voters in Cameron County will cast ballots on 10 Constitutional Amendments. Specific voters will also...

Special altars for loved ones, pets rise in Harlingen

HARLINGEN — A variety of colors and flowers decorate a designated corner of the Harlingen Arts and Heritage Museum. The Dia De Los Muertos exhibit...